Germany: explore Berlin: FULL
Who is this course for?
Have you ever wanted to dig deeper into the history and culture of a German city? Do you want to develop your knowledge of Berlin by presenting, researching, and discussing Berlin’s history and what makes Berlin the multicultural metropole it has become today? By finding out more about Berlin and its history and talking about it in English we will discover new words and insights into the vibrant culture of Berlin. An opportunity to widen your vocabulary and cultural knowledge.
This course will give an insight about Berlin and its geography, history, culture, cuisine and traditions.
You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners.
Support and feedback
Your tutor will give practical demonstrations, have discussions, set tasks, give feedback and will support you throughout the course. You will work with your tutor on your personal goals within the structure of the course.
Additional costs and requirements
This course is delivered online and provided free of charge. You will, however, need a computer or a tablet with a stable Internet connection, as well as a built in or external microphone and camera to attend the course.
You’ll need a pen, paper and a ring-binder for storing notes, hand-outs and homework. At the start of the course your tutor will advise you of any course book? that might be required. Please don’t purchase anything before the course.
You may like to bring a drink or refreshments.
Will I have to do anything outside of the session?
Yes, you will need to do some homework activities. It will take about an hour a week.
About the tutor
Your tutor will be Daphne Robins
Daphne has a deep knowledge of teaching languages, and is particularly skilled at introducing the intricacies of a language to the novice learner. Her enthusiasm and specialist knowledge are just two of the many ingredients that make her lessons interesting and lively.
“I simply love teaching. I am passionate about teaching languages, and particularly English, and I really enjoy seeing learners progress through the stages of learning from Entry Level through to Level 2”.
Learning English language enables speakers of English as a second language to enhance their literacy skills, as well as becoming more involved in their community in the UK
QUOTES FROM LEARNERS:
“just to say a heartfelt thank you for the online German Course I am currently studying; German Improvers LCA 001, and before that LC 9023, with Daphne Robins. I think it is splendid that you have laid on these courses, an absolute godsend during these difficult times.”
“I always thought grammar would be so difficult, but Daphne has really helped me to make sense of it!”
“Daphne Robins gives 150% of herself in teaching. Dedicated and patient she encourages me in every lesson. A truly superb tutor.”